Death for nine Filipinos over 2013 Malaysia invasion

At least 70 people were killed, mostly militants, over the six-week ordeal.

Jun 08, 2017, 16:01 PM IST

Philippine militants release four Indonesian sailors

Four Indonesian sailors kidnapped by suspected Islamic militants in the strife-torn southern Philippines were released Wednesday, the second group of Indonesian hostages to be freed this month.

May 11, 2016, 19:02 PM IST

Gunmen kidnap Malaysian ship crew: Reports

Gunmen have kidnapped four Malaysians from a ship off the east coast of Sabah state in waters where Abu Sayyaf militants are known to operate, local media reported on Saturday.

Apr 02, 2016, 13:41 PM IST

Strong 6.0-magnitude quake strikes Malaysia's Borneo

A strong 6.0-magnitude earthquake rocked the district of Sabah on Malaysia's Borneo island early Friday, US geologists said, but there were no initial reports of damage and no tsunami warning was issued.

Jun 05, 2015, 06:21 AM IST

Beirut mourners celebrate life of Lebanese diva Sabah

Thousands of mourners gathered in central Beirut on Sunday to celebrate the life of famed Lebanese diva Sabah who died this week at the age of 87.

Dec 01, 2014, 00:07 AM IST
Lebanese superstar Sabah dies

Lebanese superstar Sabah dies

Lebanese singer/actress Sabah has died. She was 87.

Nov 27, 2014, 08:55 AM IST

Malaysia to keep close watch on Malaysian Islamic State

 Malaysia today said it will keep a close watch on Malaysian Islamic State (IS) fighters who are reportedly planning to return home to spread their extremist ideologies.

Nov 17, 2014, 13:26 PM IST

Gunmen abduct two in Malaysia

A 32-year-old caretaker and a Filipino worker were abducted Monday by two gunmen from a fish farm in Malaysia`s eastern state of Sabah.

Jun 16, 2014, 11:50 AM IST

Two dead after plane crashes in Malaysian Borneo

Two people died and four others were injured when a passenger plane crashed into a house in eastern Malaysia`s Sabah state on Thursday, Malaysia Airlines said.

Oct 10, 2013, 23:56 PM IST

Malaysia detains 79 suspects over Borneo invasion

Malaysian police detained 79 suspects linked to Filipino intruders in Borneo as they intensify an operation to flush out members of a Filipino Muslim clan who took over a village last month.

Mar 09, 2013, 20:35 PM IST

Malaysia rejects militant`s ceasefire offer

Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak has rejected a self-styled Sulu Sultan Jamalul Kiram III`s offer of a unilateral ceasefire.

Mar 08, 2013, 15:56 PM IST

31 dead in Borneo as Malaysia rejects ceasefire

Malaysian security forces gunned down 31 Filipino intruders in Borneo on Thursday, as Malaysian Prime Minister rejected the unilateral ceasefire call.

Mar 07, 2013, 18:42 PM IST

Kuwait emir accepts Premier`s resignation

Kuwait`s emir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah has accepted the resignation of Prime Minister Sheikh Jaber Al-Mubarak Al-Hamad Al-Sabah.

Jul 02, 2012, 09:43 AM IST